"showcases a slew of burgeoning talent . . . each (piece) is every bit as audacious, complex, and unusual as audiences have come to expect" (Matt de La Pena, seechicagodance.com)
Potent contemporary dance works by 4 risk-taking choreographers take the stage in Dance Shelter 2017 (produced by the Chicago Moving Company).
On the bill are:
"Gravity Falls" a premiere work-in-progress by Bessie Award-winning dance artist, Timothy Buckley.
"Mobius/3" by the Chicago Moving Company---a site-specific quartet, at once lyrical, redolent by Japanese choreographer, Saiko Kino (recipient of the Yokohama Art Prize); "Mobius" was originally conceived in Tottori and Tokyo, Japan and has been re-envisioned for Chicago's Hamlin Park Theater
new works by noted experimentalists/CMC Artists in Residence: Rachel Bunting/The Humans and Ayako Kato/Art Union Humanscape; Kato's "Tuning" is a sound and movement collaboration (featuring live music by Peter Maunu (Thursday/guitar, violin, mandolin) and both Maunu and Jason Roebke (double bass) on Friday.
all 4 works are performed each night
CMC facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/136143767738/
photos: A. Deran Photography (Buckley), Jeremy O'Donnell (CMC), William Frederking (Kato).